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Handale Abbey Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Loftus, Redcar and Cleveland

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Latitude: 54.5312 / 54°31'52"N

Longitude: -0.8806 / 0°52'50"W

OS Eastings: 472539

OS Northings: 515681

OS Grid: NZ725156

Mapcode National: GBR QJ91.5G

Mapcode Global: WHF8H.FCXM

Entry Name: Handale Abbey Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60226

Location: Loftus, Redcar and Cleveland, TS13

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Civil Parish: Loftus

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Loftus-in-Cleveland St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NZ 71 NW
(off west side), Loftus.
1/66 Handale Abbey Farmhouse.
Farmhouse,mid C18. Remains of Cistercian Priory founded 1133 possibly
incorporated in wing and outhouse adjoining right. Dressed sandstone with
chamfered plinth. Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins on ground floor of
wing and outhouse. Clay pantile roofs with stone ridge and gable copings,
moulded kneelers and rebuilt brick end stacks. 2 storeys, 2 windows.
Central 6-panel door with panelled mock fanlight in timber modillioned
open-pedimented Roman doorcase. 20-pane sash windows on ground floor under
plain lintels below double-keyed lintels. Tripartite sashes with glazing
bars, keyed lintels and painted sills on first floor. Single-bay right wing
has tripartite sash windows with glazing bars, keyed lintels and painted
sills. Single-storey outhouse adjoining right end of wing has 2 square
openings with altered glazing and mid C20 sliding door to right. Garret
lights with sashes in left return of farmhouse and right return of wing.
Rear elevation of farmhouse and wing show pent extensions in keeping.
Interior of farmhouse: early C19 reeded doorcases with paterae at angles and
6-panel doors. Dado rail and elliptical-arched alcove in rear wall of
dining room. Panelled shutters. Lean-to wing adjoining rear of outhouse
and farm outbuildings to north-west are too much altered to be of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ7253915681

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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